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Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

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For most people, a dream trip to Hawaii usually evokes a certain image — one that includes white sandy shores, crystal clear waters, and palm trees rustling in the ocean breeze. At Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel, you can expect all this and more. Keep reading for more information about this family-friendly oceanfront oasis. 

What You Need to Know

The Look of the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

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Nestled along the white-sand shores of the quiet Diamond Head side of Waikiki, Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel is a peaceful haven for those looking to relax and recharge after a day of exploring the local area. The hotel has guest rooms available for all party sizes and budgets, ranging from standard-style accommodations to a luxurious three-bedroom suite that faces the ocean. 

The Vibe at the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

Hawaii does have plenty of tourists coming in from around the world, but the hotel concierge can direct you to places around the island that have the "locals only" vibe to get a true taste of Hawaii. In fact, from the moment you walk into the hotel, the relaxed island culture washes over you like a wave from the ocean. Here, family-friendly accommodations are plentiful, as are spaces for adults to get away from kids and have a romantic evening. Start your day with a bountiful breakfast overlooking the ocean at Coconut Club, which is located on the 21st floor of the hotel. When it's time for a snack, grab the family and head to the lobby-level Kai Coconuts, where everyone can enjoy a refreshing shave ice with their choice of flavor combinations. 

Who Will Love the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

Families will love the spacious suites, where parents and kids can have their own rooms to spread out in; couples will love the premier oceanfront rooms where they can fall asleep and wake up to the views and sounds of the water lapping against the sand; business travelers will enjoy the state-of-the-art meeting rooms or the more casual Coconut Club for meetings and conferences, the latter of which has unobstructed panoramic views of the beach and Diamond Head Monument.

Who Might Not Love the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel 

Those looking to explore the Hawaiian nightlife scene will want to look for alternate accommodations. The main attraction here is the beach. Also, adults searching for a grown-up-only getaway should stay somewhere else: This property takes pride in its family-friendly offerings.

Best Amenity at the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

The obvious choice here is the hotel's proximity to the beach, but that's not all. For example, each afternoon, travelers can participate in traditional activities like lei making, hula dancing lessons, and ukulele playing. Money Matters

What's Included at the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

There's a host of amenities and activities included in your stay, including the use of free reef-friendly sunscreen, wifi, and daily poolside treats. You'll also receive $25 off certain tours and activities booked through the hotel concierge. 

Fees and Extra Costs You Should Know About at the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

The property charges a $45 nightly resort fee, which includes all of the aforementioned amenities. Valet parking costs an extra $46 per day. (Self-parking is currently unavailable.)

How to Get a Deal at the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel 

To get the best deals, it's always best to travel during the off-season (mid-April to early June and September to mid-December). The hotel offers discounts to eligible military personnel, government employees, and AAA members. Senior discounts are available for travelers ages 50 and older. 

Getting There

In the Neighborhood of The Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

The hotel is located on Kalakaua Avenue, a major dining destination that also happens to be across the street from Kuhio Beach Park. The Honolulu Zoo, Waikiki Aquarium, and Kapiʻolani Regional Park are also just a few steps away from the property.  

Nearest Airport to the Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (AKA Honolulu International Airport) is just seven and a half miles from the hotel — so there's no need to leave extra early on departure day. 

The Bottom Line

Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel offers families a terrific taste of island life.  

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